All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1930 item #1243278 (stock #623)
Pastel titled old Shipwreck by Fred Wagner image size 9.5"L x 11"W. overall framed size 15 x 18. Signed lower left. Wagner exhibited at the Pennsylvania Academy over 35 times from 1906-1940, winning prizes in 1914 and 1922. Wagner exhibited at the Carnegie 14 times from 1898 - 1925. He showed two works at the Armory Show, and exhibited 11 times at the Corcoran between 1907 - 1935. He had a special exhibit of 100 pastels, at the Corcoran in April 1924...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1980 item #1235128
An impressive and animated charcoal sketch on card heightened with white of a naked young woman lovingly holding her child. Artists initials lower left, unfortunately I cannot identify these, perhaps someone can help? in good condition, unframed presented on duck egg blue card with ivory mount. Size including mount: 33cm by 50.5cm
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1920 item #1234626 (stock #0021)
Abe's Treasures
$4,750.00
This is a beautiful portrait of Auguste Schmidt-Trapp, the mother of Gerhardt (Georg) von Trapp, whose life was commemorated in the famous "Sound of Music" play and movie. This pastel was painted by Johanna Reger, nee' Bertholdt, from Speyer am Rhein, born 24 Nov. 1892. See the photo of the biography of von Trapp and his family life. It is in a gold frame, behind glass and was recently de-acidified by a professional restorer...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1900 item #1232879
From our European Collection, a beautiful mid-late 19th Century pastel under glass rendering of a young woman with a pensive gaze, flower in her hair, and time piece in hand, framed in a wonderful gilt-carved and gesso Period frame of the era, with very ornate ribboning at the top. Artist unknown and unsigned, but Continental School 19th century for certain...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1940 item #1217586 (stock #2827)
Auerbach & Maffia
CONTACT GALLERY

Ramstonev modernist abstraction - crayon and pastel on paper

Circa 1939

Dimensions - image - 18" x 24"

Estate stamped on verso

Framed

Condition - very good

This work was done during the late 1930's as part of the 'Cooperative' project in the New Hope, Pa. modern art community. Charles Ramsey, Louis Stone and Charles Evans worked collectively on many drawings and paintings during this time...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1910 item #1215023
19th Century Watercolour 1834-1874 ‘The Wreckers’ by George Whittaker. This interesting Chalk and Pastel shows a sinister scene of a group of wreckers in the process of plundering a sailing boat, having just lured it onto the menacing rocks, an unfortunate soul frantically waving for help. A ruined castle on the hilltop completes this narrative scene. Signed lower right G...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1970 item #1215014
There is a lovely image of a pretty ballerina on each side, both of the same girl at different ages. Most delightful portraits by a competent artist, two for the price of one . Size: 53cm by 35cm Excluding Frame
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1910 item #1199119 (stock #4956)
Pastel by Sir George Clausen (1852-1944) England, titled "Ploughing the Field," ("plowing" would be the American spelling). Clausen often created quick studies in preparation for finished works. This piece appears to be one of those Studies, in that the figures are impressionistic and quickly sketched. A man guides a hand-plough, being pulled by two large animals. Sunlight is just beginning to break over the hill, and furrows may be seen in the soil to the right...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1800 item #1198629
Pastel on paper laid on canvas. Approx. 17 1/4" x 14.5"--slight difference in size. Husband and wife. Note imperfections to portrait of husband.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1900 item #1197133
From Salem Academy. Artist is from Salem, NC, 1848-1905. Has remained in the Spach / Goslen family since ca. 1865. Painting has a tear in the center bottom portion, repaired with archival tape, along with foxing, staining and waviness in the upper left corner. Paper measures 14 1/8" x 19 1/8."
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1950 item #1186743 (stock #7185)
B. Fawell

A Study of a Pair of Work Boots

Pastel on paper, signed lower right.

Sight size: 16.75” x 22.75”
Frame size: 25.75” x 31.75”

This pastel brings to mind the still life paintings Vincent van Gogh did of shoes and boots. The reason his shoe paintings still fascinate individuals today is that these works are also often interpreted as a study of Van Gogh’s life...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1950 item #1180014 (stock #10063)
Reclining Nude Woman

Pastel and gouache on paper, signed lower right with monogram “AJM” within a circle

Mid 20th century

A charmingly bold portrait of a Tahitian woman in the manner of Paul Gauguin.

Sight Size: 14.5” x 20.5”
Frame: 19.5” 20.5”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1940 item #1178896 (stock #4497)
Post Impressionist original pastel by Suzanne Eisendieck, on paper laid down on artist's board, about 16" x 18", framed to 21" x 24" x 2". Appears to be in excellent condition; not examined out of frame. On close examination, unidentified watermarks may be seen the width of the painting near the top; plus an additional partial watermark lower right...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1920 item #1178310 (stock #00839)
Piccolo Art
$800.00
John Alexander Beer (c. 1860 - 1930) Pastel on card. Portrait of a dapple grey Thoroughbred horse, standing in profile, in a field. Original maple frame. Inscribed to obverse, “Storm” and “John Beer/1914”. Rectangular, 22.5 cms. X 17 cms. (8 3/4 inches X 10 1/2 inches). Portrait in good condition with lovely frame. Trained as an illustrator, John Alexamder Beer was born in Stockholm, c. 1860, but came to America as a young man and stayed for 5 years...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1900 item #1173383 (stock #5309)
Pastel on paper, laid down on canvas, sight 23" x 19", framed in oval wood gold leaf to 28" x 22". Inscribed in pencil on canvas verso, "Finished June 19th 1858, Emma Parsons," and monogrammed within the embroidery of the mother's shawl, lower left, stylized "EP." Period frame and glass. Box and goblet added for size reference; shape appears more round in the photos, but is a perfect oval, within a very desirable 19th century gold leaf frame, with raised ornamentation at upper and lower cente...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1920 item #1168273 (stock #7051)
American School, Early 20th century

Western Landscape

Pastel on paper, signed indistinctly.

Sight size: 3.5” x 5.75”
Frame size: 8” x 10.5”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1900 item #1156873 (stock #10233)
American School Sailing by Moonlight

Pastel on paper, signed indistinctly

Sight Size: 1 8.25” x 16.25”
Frame Size: 26.5 ” x 13.5”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1950 item #1143622
Pastel on board, approx. 15" x 10 5/8"